Judgment of the Court (Sixth Chamber) of 10 March 2016

European Commission v Kingdom of Spain

Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Directive 91/271/EEC — Urban waste water treatment — Collection and treatment systems — Discharges in sensitive areas — Monitoring methods — Collecting of samples

Case C-38/15


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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
15/04/2016 Commission v Spain
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Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2016:156
10/03/2016 Commission v Spain
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Judgment (Information)
ECLI:EU:C:2016:156
10/03/2016 Commission v Spain
Application (OJ)
27/03/2015 Commission v Spain
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Reports of Cases

published in the electronic Reports of Cases (Court Reports - general - 'Information on unpublished decisions' section)

Subject-matter

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Systematic classification scheme

1.
3 Legal proceedings
  3.01 Actions for failure to fulfil obligations
    3.01.00 General
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.23 Environment, sustainable development and climate
3 Legal proceedings
  3.01 Actions for failure to fulfil obligations
    3.01.00 General
3 Legal proceedings
  3.01 Actions for failure to fulfil obligations
    3.01.00 General
3 Legal proceedings
  3.01 Actions for failure to fulfil obligations
    3.01.00 General


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

  • TFEU, Article 258 : paragraphs 23 - 25, 27, 28, 30
  • Directive 91/271 : paragraphs 12, 31, 35, 60
  • Directive 91/271 -C1 : paragraph 2
  • Directive 91/271 -C3 : paragraph 2
  • Directive 91/271 -C4 : paragraph 2
  • Directive 91/271 -C8 : paragraph 2
  • Directive 91/271 -N1 : paragraphs 4, 9 - 11, 6, 52 - 54, 58
  • Directive 91/271 -N1PTB : paragraphs 24, 25
  • Directive 91/271 -N1PTBP2 : paragraph 44
  • Directive 91/271 -N1PTD : paragraphs 24, 36
  • Directive 91/271 -A01 : paragraph 3
  • Directive 91/271 -A02PT1 : paragraph 4
  • Directive 91/271 -A02PT8 : paragraph 4
  • Directive 91/271 -A03 : paragraphs 5, 14, 16
  • Directive 91/271 -A04 : paragraphs 18, 23 - 26, 33, 44, 59, 62
  • Directive 91/271 -A04P1 : paragraphs 6, 14, 16
  • Directive 91/271 -A05 : paragraphs 7, 16, 18, 24, 25, 36, 38, 39, 46
  • Directive 91/271 -A05P2 : paragraphs 23, 26, 59, 62
  • Directive 91/271 -A05P3 : paragraphs 23, 26, 59, 62
  • Directive 91/271 -A06 : paragraphs 14, 16
  • Directive 91/271 -A14 : paragraph 14
  • Directive 91/271 -A15 : paragraphs 36, 25, 51
  • Directive 91/271 -A15P1T1 : paragraph 8
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -43/05 -N11 : paragraph 29
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -526/09 -N21 : paragraph 27
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -526/09 -N22 : paragraph 28
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -565/10 -N37 : paragraph 37
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -288/12 -N29 : paragraph 30
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -398/14 -N40 : paragraph 25
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -398/14 -N41 : paragraph 25
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -398/14 -N42 : paragraph 24

Operative part

  • Reference : Directive 91/271 -A04
  • Reference : Directive 91/271 -A05P2
  • Reference : Directive 91/271 -A05P3

Opinion

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Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 02/02/2015

Date of the Opinion

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Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery

10/03/2016


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Judgment: OJ C 156 from 02.05.2016, p.13

Application: OJ C 127 from 20.04.2015, p.10

Name of the parties

Commission v Spain

Notes on Academic Writings

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Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

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Subject-matter

  • Environment

Procedure and result

  • Action for a declaration of failure to fulfil obligations : application granted
  • Action for a declaration of failure to fulfil obligations : dismissal on substantive grounds

Formation of the Court

sixième chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Bonichot

Advocate General

Bobek

Language(s) of the Case

  • Spanish

Language(s) of the Opinion

    Information not available